PREMI Strategies

The establishment and monitoring of well-equipped resettlement centers in strategic places in Nigeria.

The creation of positive working relationship with stakeholders such as the Nigeria Correctional Service, the Ministry of Justice, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, The Nigeria Police, and the United Nations Office on Drug and Crime.

To partner with the Nigeria Correctional Service in the improvement of the condition of inmates and decongest the prisons and reduce the awaiting trial lists.

The establishment of zonal post-release receiving/care centers for newly-released ex-inmates. This center will provide the basic needs of the ex-inmates and help with their reintegration.

The provision of in-prison life skills, academic, and vocational education and training opportunities as cusp that will open up employment opportunities to ex-inmates after release.

Assisting in the efforts of the Nigeria Correctional Service to retain, train, and motivate their officers.

Encouraging the participation of non-governmental agencies and private institutions in the reformation of the criminal justice system.

Advocating for justice correctional decongestion and a better life for inmates and ex-inmates.


PREMI has successfully operated in Nigeria for over 38 years providing the required assistance and helping to secure the release of hundreds of prisoners and detainees.